Cox, Edward Godfrey; A Reference Guide to the Literature of Travel; Including Voyages, Geographical Descriptions, Adventures, Shipwrecks and Expeditions. V. 1. the Old World, V. 2. the New World, V. 3. Great Britain. Greenwood Press, New York, 1969. Quarto, vol. I, pp. vi, 403. Vol. 2, pp. vii, 591. Vol. 3, pp. ix, 732.
This is the Greenwood Press reprint of the University of Washington, 1st edition of 1935-49. The set is complete and in the original cloth with gilt titles. The bindings are pristine and the text is bright and clean. In near fine condition.
Within this scholarly work, Cox provides a detailed list in chronological order all of the known books and manuscripts on foreign travel and voyages. There are over 10,000 entries.